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    1885 Snowden Lettered Edge Pattern Morgan Dollar

    1885 Snowden Dollar, Judd-1747, Pollock-1959, R.6, PR 62 PCGS. The obverse and reverse design is the same as was used on regular issue Morgan dollars, but the edge is lettered, not reeded. The edge design appeared as: * * * * * * E */PLURIBUS * / UNUM * * * * * *. The collar containing the edge lettering was composed of three equal segments, each with an arc of 120 degrees, equal to one-third of the circumference. Struck in silver with a lettered edge. A very deeply toned example with no mentionable marks or problems, but too lackluster for a finer grade. (PCGS# 61747)

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    August, 1996
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